Fulani herdsmen kill palmwine tapper in Delta state


A 30 year old palmwine tapper, identified as Mr. Inibu, was killed yesterday by suspected Fulani herdsmen at Ofagbe community, Isoko North Local Government Area, Delta State, while trying to collect palmwine in a bush along the community’s road to Ashaka, in Ndokwa East Local Government Area of the state. While

Zendaya named Complex Magazine’s Woman of Next Year


19 year old Zendaya is a singer, a dancer and an actress but this star thinks the biggest part of her career is being a role model - and staying a role model. And has just been named Complex Magazine's Woman of Next Year. Another photo after the cut...

Security man jailed for raping 15-year-old boy


An Igbosere Magistrate’s Court judge, Magistrate O. A Ogunbowale of Lagos State remanded 45-year-old security man, Musa Mohammed in prison for allegedly raping a 15-year-old boy.Ogunbowale is facing a two -count charge of assault and rape.

NACA Tasks Nigerian Govts On HIV Treatment


The National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA) has said that it is worried that governments in Nigeria have left HIV treatment and interventions in the hands of donors. NACA’s director of Policy and Strategy, Alex Ogundipe, told newsmen at a rally commemorating 2015 World AIDS day in Abuja,

Imperative of E-waste Regulation


THE Nigerian environment is under threats of diverse nature ranging from oil and air pollution, toxic waste dump and other activities that are inimical to the ecosystem. The post Imperative of E-waste Regulation appeared first on Vanguard News.

How well is BBM doing in Africa?


Africa is one of BBM’s strongest markets and the cross-platform BlackBerry Messenger app (available on Android, iOS, Windows, and BB) continues to generate buzz here. BlackBerry has released some facts about the app.

Gigi Hadid, Lily Aldridge, and Joan Smalls pose nude for Stuart Weitzman campaign


Victoria's Secret fashion show supermodel Gigi Hadid, 20, wore nothing but a pair of strappy sandals for shoe designer Stuart Weitzman's new campaign, posing skin-to-skin with her fellow Fashion Show stars Lily Aldridge, 30, and Joan Smalls, 27.She said: So excited to be a part of the @StuartWeitzman SS16 campaign- shot

More Than 410 Babies Born In IDPs Camps


Some children at an IDP Camp in Yola More than 410 babies were born in the space of two months in camps for people displaced by the Boko Haram insurgency in northeast Nigeria, according to the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA).

Stopping Malaria: Affordable New Test Seeks To Reveal Hidden Reservoirs Of Disease


In 1980, the world collectively shed not a single tear upon hearing that the scourge of smallpox would likely never take another life. A gargantuan global effort had eradicated the disease in the open (though the virus still survives in government labs). Now it looks as if humanity will be

Mary J. Blige Joins BET Experience Africa Line-Up


Multi-Grammy award winning R&B superstar Mary J. Blige is to raise the roof with a trademark heartfelt performance at the BET Experience Africa at the Ticketpro Dome, Johannesburg on Saturday, December 12, 2015. The ‘No More Drama’ singer who last performed in South Africa in 2007, will join Maxwell, Raphael

WORLD AIDS DAY: How we can end AIDS epidemic, by WHO


As the world yesterday marked the 2015 World AIDS Day, World Health Organisation, WHO, has said that the only key to ending the AIDS epidemic within a generation remains the expansion of Antiretroviral Therapy, ART, to all people living with HIV. The post WORLD AIDS DAY: How we can end

Workers shut down Owerri


Imo workers, yesterday, shut down the state to protest non-payment of arrears of their salaries and allowances by the state government. The post Workers shut down Owerri appeared first on Vanguard News.